17 Apr 2014

Ecology Center Seminar Series presents Kathleen Weathers of Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies speaking on "Fogs,...

18 Apr 2014

Tour USU's Intermountain Herbarium and view plant-themed art in a variety of media.

19 Apr 2014

Tour USU's Intermountain Herbarium and view plant-themed art in a variety of media.

25 Apr 2014

The Sociology, Social Work and Anthropology Department and iUTAH present Dr. Joanna Ganning speaking on...

Recorded Seminars

2013-2014 EC Seminar Series


Dr. Cagan Sekercioglu, University of Utah                          

 Macroecology and Conservation Biogeography of the World's Birds





Dr. Daniel Richter, Duke University, Durham, NC

The Changing Model of Soil

The Rhizosphere and Soil Formation

Dr. Vanessa Ezenwa, University of Georgia, Athens, GA

Worms, Germs and Anesthesia: a parasite perspective on wildlife ecology

From Host Immunity to Pathogen Invasion: linking helminth co-infection and microparasite dynamics 

Dr. Peter McIntyre, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, WI

Prospects for freshwater biodiversity & ecosystem services: are we gaining ground?

Dr. Amy Angert, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Considering Evolution when Forecasting Biological Responses to Climate Change

Forecasting Future Ranges: Current Limitations and Next Steps

2012-2013 EC Seminar Series

Dr. John Reganold, Washington State University, Pullman, WA

Comparing Organic and Conventional Farming Systems: Metrics and Research Approaches

Organic Agriculture: Strengths and Limitations

Dr. Thomas J. Stohlgren,U.S. Geological Survey and Colorado State University, CO

Triage in Conservation: How I’m Trying to Save the World

Species Distribution Modeling and Ecological Forecasting

Dr. James Estes, University of California, Santa Cruz, CA

Apex predators and the tapestry of nature

Sea otters and kelp forests: an ecological history of the North Pacific Ocean

Joshua Schimel, University of California, Santa Barbara, CA, January 16-17, 2013

Soil: It controls most everything from the planet's climate to voting maps

The biogeochemistry of drought

Nalini Nadkarni, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT, December 5-6, 2012

Pulpits, Prisons, and Poetry: Public engagement of science by scientists as a synergistic process

Functional roles of canopy-dwelling communities in pristine and human-affected tropical and temperate rainforests

Dr. J. Morgan Grove, USDA Forest Service, Baltimore, MD, November 14-15, 2012

Building a Long Term Social-Ecological Research Platform and Program: The Baltimore Experience.

Dynamic Linkages between Decision Making and Science: Five Cycles in Baltimore from Urban Riparian Function to Social Networks and Marketing.

Dr. Erle Ellis, University of Maryland, Baltimore County, October 10-11, 2012

Ecology in the Anthropocene: Sustaining the Human Biosphere

Plant Biodiversity in the Anthropocene

Dr. Jon Bakker, University of Washington, Seattle, September 12-13, 2012

Trees, Cows, Grass: Insights from Two Continents

Prairies? Near Seattle?? The History and Restoration of a Neglected Ecosystem

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2007-2008 EC Seminar Series

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